Carry out multistrand post-tensioning

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver CPCCSF3003A, 'Carry out multistrand post-tensioning'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
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Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

1. Plan and prepare.

1.1. Work instructions, including plans, specifications, quality requirements and operational details are obtained from relevant information, confirmed and applied to the scope of work performed.

1.2. Safety (OHS) requirements are followed in accordance with safety plans and policies.

1.3. Signage and barricade requirements are identified and implemented.

1.4. Tools and equipment are selected to carry out tasks are consistent with the requirements of the job, checked for serviceability and any faults are rectified or reported prior to commencement.

1.5. Materials quantity requirements are calculated in accordance with plans, specifications and quality requirements.

1.6. Materials appropriate to the work application are identified, obtained, prepared, safely handled and located ready for use.

1.7. Environmental requirements are identified for the project in accordance with environmental plans and statutory and legislative authority obligations and applied.

2. Lay and fix anchorages and cables.

2.1. Tendons and recess formers are fixed in location according to job plans and drawings.

2.2. Ducting profile is laid and specified number of strands pushed through and verified according to job drawings.

2.3. Profile anchorages are positioned to specifications.

2.4. Form head and anchorages are positioned in accordance with specifications.

2.5. Installed cables are inspected in accordance with specifications and relevant standards.

2.6. Grout tubes are fixed in accordance with manufacturer and engineer's specifications.

2.7. Grout tubes are monitored during concrete pour.

3. Define the work area.

3.1. Safe working area is defined according to safe work practices and OHS regulations.

3.2. Barricades and signage are erected where required to isolate safe work areas.

4. Stress tendons.

4.1. Recess formers are removed.

4.2. Anchor blocks and wedges are set up to manufacturers' design.

4.3. Stressing operations are carried out to nominated loads and to engineer standards using authorised calibrated stressing equipment.

4.4. Extensions are measured and recorded on standard forms for approval by the engineer.

5. Finish the tensioning.

5.1. Protruding strands are cut and sealed according to manufacturer specifications.

5.2. Cement grout is mixed and pumped in accordance with the specifications and relevant standards.

6. Clean up.

6.1. Work area is cleared and materials disposed of, reused or recycled in accordance with legislation, regulations, codes of practice and job specification.

6.2. Tools and equipment are cleaned, checked, maintained and stored in accordance with manufacturer recommendations and standard work practices.


Qualifications and Skillsets

CPCCSF3003A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CPC31111 - Certificate III in Steelfixing